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. >> as jessamy took over, violent crime is down 59%. >> if he's arrest -- elected, he'll take us back 60 years. >> saying bernstein would take us back 60 years harkens to the racist times. that was inappropriate. >> reporter: pat jessamy is saying that's not what she meant, she said she was talking about bernstein's position on intervention programs. she never brought race up as a discussion. all of this is going to have to be sorted out by voters who get their say tomorrow during the primary, meanwhile, both candidates will be out and about today to meet and greet supporters to get more votes for tomorrow. i'm derek valcourt, eyewitness news. >>> stay with wjz-13 for the complete coverage of campaign 20120. 2010. for the latest, go to wjz.com. >>> opening statements are underway in the trial of the men accused of killing ken harris. he was shot outside of the new haven lounge in 2008. several weeks ago, a judge ruled dna evidence linking a man to the crime would be allowed in court. the man's lawyer says it was obtained unlawfully. two others are also charged with the murder. >> a child disco
water cooler question of the day. >> will the gray skies clear up? tony will tell us if we can put on a happy face. [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today in hd. >> good morning. i am mindy basara. >> and i am stan stovall. thank you for joining us this morning. >> i think tony is laughing at me. >> i like when you break into song on monday mornings. you might as well smile and sing. weather-wise, we had some much- needed rain over the weekend. we do have some low clouds and some fog in some neighborhoods. mostly cloudy. there could be some drizzle. things to break up as far as the cloud cover. we will get some sunshine later today and a high temperature near 79. we will check the seven-day forecast coming up in just a few minutes. first we say good morning to sarah. >> we have a busy ride for motorists on northbound 95 up towards cecil county. northbound 95. we're seeing some movement. they are letting by the traffic but then shutting dow
's any rain on the forecast over the next several days, because we canncerttinly use3 yesterddy was onto nearly enough. let's see what is happeninggon the roadways, lauren cooke is here to see the commute thhs morning. >> we do have a big accident on 95, involving three tractor traiieess -ou cceck a take a liie look, it has shutdown the northbound lanes at the chesapeake area. you want to stick with rrute 40 as an alternate route. as you make your way to the souuhbound area, traveling southbound, yoo're looking the a 4-minute drive, withhan average ú%eed of 54 miles per hour. all is clear on the beltway, traveeing from 95 toward 83, you're looking at an 11-minute ride. and the west side will remain you're looking at an 11 minute speed average speed the 55 miles pee hour. ú%ck to you. >>> 5:31 on fox 45 early edition. the murder trial or three men accused of gunning down former city councilman ken harris begins todayy -o be heard this morniiggxpected megan gilliland is live from the wiih the latest on the ttial that many are saaing coold last more than a month. good morning, megan. >>
for joining us, i'm megan pringle. >> i'm jamie costello. welcome back, justin berk. >> we've got another hurricane but this one well out into the atlantic and this one not going to impact us at least immediately and at least in the near term. we're looking at first off, after the first wet day in nearly three weeks morning clouds and some areas of fog. even dampness on the yownd that will dry out this afternoon, as the breeze gives us clearing sunshine and nice warm temperatures. there's hurricane igor. right now a very strong category 4 and could become a category 5 storm as we head on in through the afternoon or evening. we'll talk more about that coming up. this morning, just quiet around town. low clouds, areas of fog and 61 in baltimore. to 57 with fog over there in easton on the eastern shore. we're clear and we're quiet on maryland's most powerful doppler radar. five complete sweeps across the chesapeake and maryland, no rain today but early fog and clouds giving way to clearing. this afternoon's 2-degree guaranteed high of 82 with sunshine. >>> let's check the roads with kim. >>
long. >> kim dacey joins us with more details. good morning. >> crews have been out all night and they remain on the scene this morning trying to fix the problem. about 40 customers have already had their power restored. the rest will have their power on later today. something went wrong with an underground power cable. some transformers blew. video was shot of the fire. it was a big mess that left dozens of restaurants without power. they reached for flashlights and candles. restaurants and needed to salvage a food. several hundred pounds of dry ice was broadened to keep the food cool. there were shot down on what should have been a busy sunday. >> it is always good when there is football going on. it is a big loss. tens of thousands of dollars. >> b.g.e. is still investigating what caused that cable to blow. most of their customers should have their power back on bite this afternoon. kim dacey, wbal-tv 11 news. >> 3 townhomes were damaged after a fire that happened just after 4:00 a.m. yesterday morning. fire officials say it's part in a home that was being renovated. it the
advertisements are notorious for stretching the truth. this political season no exception. a viewer sent us a -- what looked like a so-called official ballot here they received in the mail saying me felt it could -- they felt it could mislead voters. but the university of law school dean says political speech, rhetoric and satire are protected by the first amendment and it's up to the voter to decide the truth. >> most political rhetoric is aimed at a small and increasingly smaller middle. these people are more persuadable in part because they generally are ambivalent and in part because it turns out in many cases the middle, or the so-called middle is in fact imposed of people who are less tuned in to politics. >> reporter: graber says our society is so politically porlarrized right now it's hard to change peoples' minds once they are made up. >>> one of the nation's biggest political havanaweights is throwing his support behind robert ehrlich. john mccain announced his endorsement. he made the endorsement after a meeting of the u.s. naval academy board of visitors. sarah palin, is support
using the back patio of nicole and john armstrong as the back drop. >> how they will deal with the budget challenges next year is going to depend on whether the people making the decisions, jim and jerry or whether they are john boehner. >> reporter: on the senate floor republican leader mcconnell stepped up the rhetorical battle. >> i'm introducing legislation today which ensures that no one in this country will pay higher income taxes next year than they are right now. >> reporter: the president insists letting the cuts on the rich expire will give the government $700 billion to cut the deficit. with tax cuts now a major campaign issue congressional leaders say it's unlikely anything will get done about them on capitol hill until after november. john hendren, abc news, washington. >>> two years after the financial collapse most americans say they are optimistic about the future of their household finances. according to a news survey 81% of responders say they are more responsible with their household money than they were two years ago. many indicated they've changed thei
over here. about 200 of us here and thousands of jets fans. >>reporter: raven fann aren't holding back either. rex ryyn did a ot of jamming yapping. lattr we hear from the very vvcal always vacateal ray lewis on tonight's game. now back to you. >> talk to yoo later chris. good uck up theree >> question of the ddy. are the avens heaaeddto the play off this soap in your opinion. go to our web site and tell us what you think. ssund off through facebookkand tweet at fox baltimmre, text your answer to 45203 and a.for yes and b.for no. and response may air tonight aa 10:00. >> fans around baltimore city getting pumped for tonight's big bigggame and shaaing their excitement with us. michelle -úsent thus photo of er dog little rebel. he's very excited for tonnght's monday night show down. about maybe embarrassed. >> jessica shoos never too early to cheer norfor the ravens. her son jack is ready for a monday night baltimore victory. >> we want to see your purple pride. go to ur web ssie and click on the ommunity features section. lots of sun to start out the work week. st
saturday by erdman avenue in east baltimore. abc2 news sherrie johnson joins us with more. >> reporter: police are still looking for answers in this case and two little girls are left without a father after a fatal hit-and-run accident. it happened saturday about 7:00 p.m. in the 5200 block of erdman avenue in east baltimore. witnesses say a black mercedes hit 25-year-old gerard grant on his motorcycle. the driver of the mercedes immediately fled the scene. police don't believe this is a case of road rage. there is significant damage to the driver's side of the mercedes and witnesses say it was tough to watch. >> i heard, like, a pop. then i seen the young man flying in the air with his motorcycle. three times he did. land on the ground. >> reporter: police say they are looking for a black mercedes with major damage to the driver's side and the mirror missing. anybody with information should call the accident investigation unit at 410-396-2609. in the studio, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. >>> another motorcyclist dead after a crash. this one happened in glen burnie. it happened at the in
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and join us live in west baltimore. hello, david. >> burns did pick of the endorsement of a well-known attorney and a former judge. >> how are you? >> fine. >> this that both -- they both spent part of their day campaigning. >> i think his platform is superior to hers. she had a failed tenure as the state attorney. >> later, the baptist minister party conference representing more than 200 of the city's religious leaders announced their backing for patricia jessamine. this persistent violence that seems to play every neighborhood, she has been a tireless worker for prevention, drug treatment on demand. >> bernstein says he is willing to consider alternate to jail for drug charges. >> many the intervention and prevention? >> i encourage those programs and a good partner with people who want to set them up. it is not the job of the state's attorney to be initiating them and creating them. >> she stands by her record and expresses disappointment that in her words it has been distorted. >> i have had tough political challenges in the past. i think this has been the most divisive. >> i
stay with us for the very latest. live from miichell courthouse, i'm megan gilliland. ffx 45 morning news. >>> investigators innhoward countt believe a domestic dispute led to a possible murder-suicide in ellicott set. regional van grrde so the to deaah on saturday night. the unmarrieddcouple lived with ttree young children who wereeat home at the time of the shooting. >> interviewing young children and having ttem be witnesses to a ccrme is veryydisturbing. >> nvestigaaors are waiting for exact cause of deatt. >>> the first man convicted under maryland's gang law is granted a new trial after allegations of jury misconduct. a city judged declared a ú%strial in the case of jew wan marshal. marshal as facinn life in prison plus an additional 20 yearssfor his gang ties. now his condition has been vac 8eache vacated after a judge heard that a jury lookee up marshal's record onnine. >>> paul palmer was being transported to central booking on friday whee he managed to get ouu of plasticchandcuffs and run off. investigators believe that he fled the city and maybe headed to waahington or
flow situation. pnc. for the achiever in us all. . >>> wjzhd, baltimore. from the city to the counties to your neighborhood, now it's complete coverage, it's wjz, maryland's news station. >>> fatal hit and run, tonight a motorcyclist is dead, a driver of a mercedes wanted. >>> thanks for joining us everyone. two parts to this, police don't know the identity of the driver and they don't know where he left the scene since he may not be at fault. >> we do have a general description of the car. as for the accident, speed on the motorcyclist's part may play a major role. 25-year-old gerard grant crashed his motorcycle saturday evening. police traffic investigators made their marks. what they don't have is the car that was involved. >> it was shiny black and sleek. the man did have his turn signal on. these bikes were doing outrageous speeds. by the time they came by me it was a blur. >> two motorcycles were racing down you had man avenue when the car moved in front of them. >> the second motorcycle hit the back of the black car that had his turn signal on. >> layman rushed to help grant who
yesterday. linda so is live to tell us how they made it through the night. >> reporter: it's been a long and busy night for the crews working to get the power back on. the hope is to get the power restored to the people and restaurants in the area sometime this morning. an underground electrical cable sparked the fire early sunday morning that knocked out power to parts of little italy. it happened at the corner of fawn and high streets. about 120 customers were left in the dark making it a tough day of business for the many restaurants in the area. some even had to close their doors. >> in the midst of recession, after three blizzards that happened all on weekends, a transformer fire that knocks out power and knocks out another night it's not the best way to sort of continue in business but, hey, football was on tonight. we're all watching that anyway, too. it was not going to be a terribly busy night i don't think but no way to tell. we're most concerned about saving our perishables. >> reporter: again, bge crews have been working all day yesterday, overnight, this morning, the hope
plan to use surveillance video and the dna evidence to prove that gary collins, charles mcganey, and jerome williams brought in the lounge and that williams shot harris. they will question the dna evidence and wonder if police made an arrest too quickly. >> one issue with the baltimore city police department and their alleged arrest quotas. i have always been struck by the irony here. mr. harris alleged that the police department made arrests because they had to meet quotas and these are the people that we have charged with trying to resolve his murder. i think the irony -- this case is full of irony. >> many times robinson said she could never caller did not remember when asked about her statement to police. the statement was recorded. rabbits into the journey that she has now divorced. she was married to a law- enforcement officer at the time that harris was killed. reporting live from downtown baltimore, barry simms, wbal-tv 11 news. which the maid had continues for the man who escaped friday afternoon. paul bryan palmer slipped out of his handcuffs after complaining of a han
. no records of such calls. diana avillar tells us there were other signs of trouble. >> reporter: this is exhibit a in the ntsb's investigation. the 28-foot long pipeline at the center of the san bruno explosion. >> we want to know, was it a fatigue factor associated with pressurizing and depreciatizing the pipe which could eventually break it. >> reporter: now comes information the pipeline was known to be potentially dangerous. in a 2007 document the owner, pg & e said the pipeline ranks in the top 100 risks of and risk of failure at this location is unacceptably high. the document was part of a budget request to replace the line. monday pg & e refute the their own report. they said the line had been tested as recently as this march. >> this one not listed as one of the high-risk sections of the pipeline. >> reporter: the california public utilities commission ordered the company to inspect all 6,400 miles of existing pipeline, that run directly beneath homes. crumbling infrastructure is not just california's problem. according to the agency overseeing the nation's pipelines,
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